General Information

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Featured Speakers:

Robert D. Hare, Ph.D., University of British Columbia, on Adult Psychopathy
Sgt. (Ret.) Ernie Louttit, Author, on Lighting Up Violence
Roberta Sinclair, Ph.D.
, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, on Child Exploitation
Henry J. Steadman, Ph.D., President of Policy Research Associates, on Mental Health
and many more ...

All Symposium sessions will take place on the University of Saskatchewan campus.

Welcome and Reception

An Opening Reception will take place the evening of May 15, 2016, on the second floor of Marquis Hall. Click here to see a campus map.


Symposium delegates are expected to arrange their own accommodations. 

Park Town Hotel - A limited number of rooms is reserved for Symposium delegates. Request the university rate when booking a room. Contact the Park Town at 1-306-244-5564 or online at A complimentary shuttle to/from the University campus is available for hotel guests on Monday and Tuesday. Enquire at the front desk at check-in for information.

Refresh Inn and Suites - Please mention the CFBSJS V&A Symposium when booking a room. Contact Refresh Inn at 1-855-493-7374 or online at There is a limited number of rooms and they will only be held until March 2, 2016.

University of Saskatchewan - Some rooms will be made available for symposium delegates in Voyageur Place Residence, Voyageur Place Suites, and College Quarter. It is recommended that these accommodations be booked more than 30 days prior to arrival. University of Saskatchewan Conference Accommodations.

Symposium delegates are encouraged to book accommodations early.


All pay parking lots and meters on campus are $2.00 per hour for 2015/16.
Rates may increase May 1, 2016.
Summer parking is May 1 to August 31.

On Sunday evening, May 15, patrons can park in F lot, located by the Education building, at no cost.

Lot 1, located across from Place Riel, has no daily maximum.

Lot 4, located by the Education Building, has a daily maximum of $5.00 per exit.

Stadium Parkade has a daily maximum of $5.00 per exit.

Agriculture Parkade has a daily maximum of $6.00 per exit.

G lot, located on Science Crescent, is reserved Monday to Friday for staff and faculty parking until 5 pm.  After 5 pm, patrons can use G lot for $4.00 per day per exit.

All meters at Royal University Hospital locations are in operation 24 hours (year round). 

Click here to see a campus map.